Just to let you know... If you are an existing user before 18th September, you may notice the model documents have changed. This is to coincide with our website relaunch: we wanted to refresh the content too. Don't worry, these are not legally required changes so you can continue to use the previous version you have saved or downloaded. (We have kept the previous date as well to make it easy to reference.)
Paternity leave policy
The paternity leave policy covers eligibility, length of leave, paternity pay and paternity leave following adoption.
Policy on time off for ante-natal appointments (fathers and partners)
Form for an employee to self-certify their eligibility for ordinary paternity leave and
An employee should complete this form to show that they meet the criteria for ordinary paternity leave and pay by declaring expected dates of birth and their paternity of the child. They can also confirm that they understand the notice periods involved.